Lip Sync Battle Philippines

Lip Sync Battle Philippines is a Philippine television reality competition show broadcast by GMA Network. The show is the Philippine version of the American reality television series of the same title.[1] Hosted by Michael V. and Iya Villania, it premiered on February 27, 2016 on the network's Sabado Star Power sa Gabi line up replacing Celebrity Bluff. The show concluded on July 1, 2018 with a total of 3 seasons and 40 episodes. It was replaced by The Clash in its timeslot.

Lip Sync Battle Philippines
Lip Sync Battle Philippines title card.jpg
Title card
GenreReality show
Based onLip Sync Battle
Directed byRico Gutierrez
Presented by
Opening theme"20th Century Boy" by T. Rex
Country of originPhilippines
Original language(s)Tagalog
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes40 (list of episodes)
Production location(s)Quezon City, Philippines
Camera setupMultiple-camera setup
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)GMA Entertainment Content Group
DistributorViacom International Media Networks
Original networkGMA Network
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
Original releaseFebruary 27, 2016 (2016-02-27) –
July 1, 2018 (2018-07-01)
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Michael V. serves as the host.

Lip Sync Battle Philippines debuted on GMA Network on February 27, 2016. It is presented by Michael V. with Iya Villania serving as the color commentator.

The show is an adaptation of the American TV series, Lip Sync Battle. The game pits two celebrities against each other in a lip sync battle for two rounds. The celebrities lip sync songs of their choice. The crowd determines the winner after the two rounds have been completed.[2]

During the third episode of the first season, the show had their first tag team battle with Betong Sumaya and John Feir battling Gladys Guevarra and Pekto.[3]


Season Episodes Originally aired
First aired Last aired
1 13 February 27, 2016 (2016-02-27) May 28, 2016 (2016-05-28)
2 13 June 4, 2016 (2016-06-04) August 27, 2016 (2016-08-27)
3 14 April 1, 2018 (2018-04-01) July 1, 2018 (2018-07-01)


According to AGB Nielsen Philippines' Mega Manila household television ratings, the pilot episode of Lip Sync Battle Philippines earned a 25.6% rating.[4] While the premiere of the second season scored a 24.3% rating.[5]


Accolades received by Lip Sync Battle Philippines
Year Awards Category Recipient Result Ref.
2017 31st PMPC Star Awards for Television Best Game Show Host Michael V.
Iya Villania
Nominated [6]


  1. ^ Santiago, Ervin (January 2, 2016). "Dear Uge, Lip Sync Battle bagong pasabog ng GMA sa 2016". Bandera. Retrieved January 12, 2016.
  2. ^ "'Lip Sync Battle Philippines' airs on February 27". GMA Network. February 12, 2016. Retrieved April 10, 2016.
  3. ^ "Pekto and Gladys, kauna-unahang tag team battle champ sa Lip Sync Batlle PHL". GMA News Online. March 12, 2016. Retrieved April 10, 2016.
  4. ^ Ching, Mark Angelo (March 27, 2016). "AGB Mega Manila Ratings (February 22-29, 2016): Because of You defeats KimXi's The Story of Us". Retrieved March 8, 2018.
  5. ^ Mia, Ron. "AGB Nielsen: Mega Manila TV Ratings – June 2 – 5, 2016". Retrieved March 8, 2018.
  6. ^ Soriano, Gia Allana. "IN PHOTOS: Kapuso winners at the 31st PMPC Star Awards for Television". Retrieved April 24, 2020.

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